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Are you a beauty junkie who loves to play in makeup and connect with other junkies? Become a Fancieland contributor! When I first created Fancieland, it was just a fun way for me to experiment with makeup and share swatches on brown skin that can be tricky to find. Almost 4 years later, Fancieland has […]

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Fancie University

Welcome to Fancie University! Swatches, reviews and tips are fun to share but I love to teach, too. I’ve learned so much over the years about makeup, skin, hair and blogging. It wouldn’t be right if I didn’t share everything I’ve learned with you guys! Here at Fancie U, you will find tons of resources like tutorials, short […]

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Shop Fancie: Fancieland Online Boutique


Looking for a good bargain? Well, welcome to my online boutique! Here you can shop my gently used makeup, brand new makeup, brush sets and more!

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Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection Eye Palette Swatches on Dark Skin

Dazzle with the Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection Eye Lights Palette

December 5, 2017 | No Comments

Who doesn’t want to look dazzling for the holiday? I know I do! Playing up your eyes is a classic way to dazzle up your look for the holiday. That’s why I picked up the limited edition Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection Eye Lights Palette. It’s the sparkling new eyeshadow Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection […]

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Tarte Park Ave Princess Contour Palette Swatches Review Dark Skin Brown Skin

Tarte Park Ave Princess Chisel Palette Swatches & Review

December 3, 2017 | No Comments

Another day, another contour palette! No, we’re not over the contour craze just yet. Tarte recently dropped the new Park Ave Princess Chisel Palette just to remind us that chiseled cheeks are still in. I can dig it! Especially when the palette is this sexy! I was immediately drawn in by the beautiful snakeskin gold […]

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8 Ways to Perfect your Makeup with Skin Care

November 30, 2017 | No Comments

Autumn and winter usher in air that is dry – sadly, that means you often experience dry skin that starts to flake and chap. Especially if you are getting whipped in the face by cold, driving winds on a daily basis. It makes it really difficult to get your skincare routine just right, but it […]

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Makeup Revolution Ulta Beauty Haul Swatches on Dark Skin

New Makeup Revolution Goodies + Swatches!

November 28, 2017 | No Comments

Everyone loves a good dupe right? Well saddle up! I’ve got some nice ones for ya! Makeup Revolution is a UK-based drugstore brand that recently landed an exclusive spot at Ulta Beauty. They’re notorious for duping popular high end products from brands like Too Faced, Kat Von D and more. Sometimes they’re a hit. Sometimes they’re […]

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Black Radiance Blushing Bronze Palette in Dark to Deep Swatches Review Dark Skin

Black Radiance True Complexion Blushing Bronze Palette Review

November 24, 2017 | No Comments

Finding a contour palette when you’re a black woman is hard. Finding one that’s under $20 is even harder. That’s why I loudly rejoiced when Black Radiance dropped the new True Complexion Blushing Bronze Palette earlier this year. It comes in 2 shades: Light to Medium and Dark to Deep. I thought to myself: “Yesss! Okay! Somebody finally […]

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Affordable Foundations for Brown Skin

5 Affordable Foundations for Beginners

November 20, 2017 | No Comments

New to makeup? Don’t worry! Choosing a good foundation can be hard but I’m here to make things simple for you. There’s thousands of brands and formulas out there to choose from. Overwhelming, I know! That’s why I’ve put together this simple, handy guide to help you choose an affordable foundation so you can slay […]

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A Glam Chick iPhone Case Accessories Cute Cases Girly Cases

Add a Touch of Glam to Your iPhone!

November 20, 2017 | No Comments

Want to protect your iPhone in style? I feel you, girl! Covering a cute phone with bulky cases just doesn’t feel right. That’s why I love a durable yet slim, fashion case. I can show off my personal style and still protect my phone. Win, win! My latest addiction is Glam Chick Accessories. Glam Chick […]

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Fenty Beauty Pro Filt'r Foundation 420 Review Swatches on Dark Skin Fancieland

Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Foundation Review

November 14, 2017 | No Comments

The entire world stopped when Rihanna released Fenty Beauty. We were all shook when she dropped an impressive 40 shades of Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Long Wear Foundation. Someone heard our cries! I rushed out to get my hands on the Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Long Wear Foundation to give it a whirl. And support […]

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Tarte Tartelette Toasted Eyeshadow Palette Swatches Dark Skin

Heat Up this Fall with Tartelette Toasted! 

November 9, 2017 | No Comments

We’ve seen a million warm eyeshadow palette releases this year. Literally. Yet I’m still not sick of them for some reason. Warm eyeshadows look good on me. So I’m willing to grab (aka hoard) all of the warm palettes I can get my hands on. Including the new Tarte Tartelette Toasted Eyeshadow Palette that’s now available online […]

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Black Opal True Color Foundation Stick Swatches Review

3 Reasons Why You NEED To Try the Black Opal True Color Foundation Stick!

November 7, 2017 | No Comments

Nothing beats great quality and functionality! That’s why the Black Opal True Color Foundation Sticks have been a makeup artist staple for years. These babies are super versatile! I have a few different foundation formulas in my kit but I always reach for the Black Opal True Color Foundation Sticks. You can use them for […]

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